County Supplies news

BR Thornton Ordering Issues

We have been experiencing service issues and long delays with BR Thornton (formerly British Thornton) who are on our Educational Furniture Contract HCC1508309, supplying classroom tables and chairs. We would strongly recommend that you choose an alternative supplier for classroom furniture, please see the list of contracted suppliers below.

Tables and seating

Hille Educational Products Ltd
Unit 27, Rassau Industrial Estate, Ebbw Vale, NP23 5SD
Tel: 01495 352187
Contact: Nigel Punshon (07734 733086) email: nigel.punshon@hille.co.uk
SAP contract number: 441508309J
Vendor number: 1104223
Ordering Method: Can’t Find

Metalliform Holdings Ltd
Chambers Road, Hoyland, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S74 0EZ
Tel: 01226 350555 Contact: John Hopwood - john.hopwood@metalliform.co.uk
email: sales@metalliform.co.uk
SAP contract number: 441508309B
Vendor number: 1056624
Ordering Method: Can’t Find

Tables only

Gopak Ltd
Range Road, Hythe, Kent, CT21 6HG
Tel: 01303 265751/0800 1954255
Contact: Bill Bates - bbates@gopak.co.uk email: gopakinfo@gopak.co.uk
SAP contract number: 441508309I
Vendor number: 67461
Ordering Method: Can’t Find

Seating only

KI (UK) Ltd
New Fetter Place, 8-10 New Fetter Lane, London, EC4A 1AZ
Tel: 020 7405 7082
Contact: Kevin Geeves - kgeeves@kieurope.com email: education@kieurope.com
SAP contract number: 441508309A
Vendor number: 1153526
Ordering Method: Can’t Find

TC Group (Titan Furniture)
1300 Aztec West, Park Avenue, Aztec West, Bristol, BS32 4RX. Tel: 0845 130 8022 
Contact: Dan Johnstone dan.johnstone@titanfurniture.co.uk or sales@titanfurniture.co.uk
Tel: 07885 275655 
SAP contract number: 441508309D
Vendor number: 1107649
Ordering Method: Can’t Find

If you have any questions, please contact Lesley Tollefsen on 01962 826915 or Kate Thompson 01962 826914

Stage Systems in administration

Please note that Havelock Europa t/a Stage Systems (shown on pages 682 and 684 of the County Supplies catalogue) have gone into administration and no further orders should be placed with them.

For any staging requirements, customers should use either Gopak or Unistage under contract CC09575.

For more information please contact:
Kate Thompson on 01962 826914 or kate.thompson@hants.gov.uk
Lesley Tollefsen 01962 826915 or lesley.tollefsen@hants.gov.uk

New address for Vivid Laminating Technologies Ltd

Vivid Laminating Technologies Ltd, shown on page 471 of the catalogue, now has a new address. All other details remain unchanged. The new address is:

Vivid Laminating Technologies Ltd, Matrix House, Norman Court, Ivanhoe Business Park, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65 2UZ.

For more information please contact Tracey Mort at County Supplies on 01962 826926 or email tracey.mort@hants.gov.uk

Discontinued Acco Shredders

Office equipment supplier Acco has announced that, due to supply issues of the Rexel Promax REX823 & RSX1035 Shredders (ACCO codes: 1758055A and 2100884A), they have had to discontinue these machines. These are featured on page 481 of the catalogue.

Suitable alternative models are:
REX823 – replacement is REX623 (details on page 481)
RSX1035 – replacement is Momentum X415 (details on page 481)

For more information please contact Tracey Mort at County Supplies on 01962 826926 or email tracey.mort@hants.gov.uk.

Ordering Direct Supply Products on E-Store

From 1 April 2019 it will no longer be necessary to look for products on the E Store when you want to place an order. Instead, simply place an order using the “cant find” option.

This will be much easier and quicker.

If you have any queries regarding this please contact
Kate Thompson on 01962 826914 kate.thompson@hants.gov.uk or
Lesley Tollefsen 01962 826915 lesley.tollefsen@hants.gov.uk

Catalogue Number 940126 – AZOMAX hard surface wipes

Following a standard internal review, the manufacturer has updated the safety data sheet for this product to classify it as an irritant and recommends wearing gloves during usage. The make-up of the product has not been changed and this is the result of the manufacturer’s ISO and continual improvement practices. Newer versions of the product will have a warning label on the tub.

An alternative product with no requirement to wear gloves is available from County Supplies: Catalogue number 960812 – TECCARE Control Sanitiser.

For more information, or to request the Material Safety Data Sheets (COSHH Sheet) for any of the products we stock, please contact either our Customer Services team on 01962 826999 or our Hardware Buying Team on 01962 826917.

Cyclepods – Amendment to phone number

The phone number shown for Cyclepods, shown on page 756 of the 2019/20 catalogue (page 754 of the 2018/19 catalogue), is incorrect. The correct phone number should be:

Tel: 01959 546046

If you would like further information please contact Kate Thompson or Lesley Tollefsen at County Supplies on:

Kate: 01962 826914 or kate.thompson@hants.gov.uk

Lesley: 01962 826915 or lesley.tollefsen@hants.gov.uk

Godfrey Syrett in administration

Office furniture supplier Godfrey Syrett Ltd, shown on pages 632 and 713 of the 2018/19 catalogue, is no longer in business with immediate effect.

If you would like further information please contact Kate Thompson or Lesley Tollefsen at County Supplies on:

Kate: 01962 826914 or kate.thompson@hants.gov.uk

Lesley: 01962 826915 or lesley.tollefsen@hants.gov.uk